Economic Impact of Sports Events in the Grande Prairie Region

Below is an example of GDP from a list of regional small-large events. GDP represents the net economic activity generated by an event. GDP takes into account how much producers’ and visitors’ expenditure stays within the local economy, as well as the indirect impact of that money (e.g. spending of employee wages). GDP is the metric that should be used when comparing the impact of events or evaluating return on investment.

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Event NameYearTotal Net Economic Activity (GDP) for Grande Prairie & Area
Alberta Summer Games2018$2,100,000
U12 Soccer Provincials2018$47,679
MD of Greenview Men's & Master Men's Canadian Fast Pitch Championships2019$441,253
Gymnastics - Western Canada Cup 2019$134,783
CanWest Short Track Speed Skating Championship2019$91,922
Gymnastics - Alberta Cup2019$80,836
CCAA X-Country Nationals2019$73,441
Pomeroy Initiation Mega Hockey Tournament2020$152,493